Board of Trustees

The Clearwater Country Free Library District Board of Trustees oversees the operations of the Weippe Public Library in Weippe. They are elected to a six-year term, during the May elections. The CCFLD Board of Trustees also approves a budget for the Clearwater Memorial Library in Orofino, which provides contractual library services to the citizens of Orofino and surrounding area. Board meetings are held at alternating libraries (Weippe and Orofino). An agenda is posted on the public bulletin board at the library by the Monday before the board meeting. Meetings are subject to the Open Meeting law. Minutes of board meetings are permanent records and are kept on file at the library.

Interested in serving on the board? File a Petition for Candidacy.

Trustees:

  • Jake Armitage, Vice Chair, May 2019
  • Kim Cox, Chair, May 2017
  • Marge Kuchynka, Treasurer, May 2019
  • Becca Crocket, May 2017
  • Jeannie Hodges, May 2021

Friends of the Weippe Library

Friends of LibraryFriends of the Weippe Library, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit community organization that believes in the importance of the library and its services for people of all ages. They support the growth of library service in Weippe, and encourage the use of the library as the community learning, recreation and information center.

What Do They Do?

The Friends group makes contributions of books and other materials to enhance the library's collection. They provide funding for special programs or services. The Friends group encourages donations and bequests to the library, and raises money through annual gift baskets and other fundraisers. They sponsor library-related events, including National Library Week celebrations and the Summer Reading Program. Friends members often volunteer to work in the library or on a special library projects.

Fundraising Efforts:

  • Ongoing Book Sale
  • Annual Camas Festival Dutch Oven Cook-Off
  • Copy Center Fees
  • AmazonSmile: Do you order from Amazon? Use Amazonsmile.com and choose "Friends of the Weippe Library." When you make purchases, .05% of your total will be donated to the Friends of the Weippe Library.

Meetings

Call the library for membership and meeting information.

Sale Items

The Library Friends offer a wide array of items for sale. These items are located in the Weippe Discovery Center.